Health Education

Natural Family Planning

Please arrange this online class directly with the instructor, SHELIA SHORT at 443-866-7960 or e-mail to . PRIVATE CONSULTATION.


  • Free Shelia Short, instructor


Learn how to monitor & chart biological signs of fertility using the Sympto-Thermal Method. This method teaches strategies in avoiding & achieving pregnancy without medication, hormones, or devices.

Class/Event Discount Policy: 

  • Baltimore Medical System patients, please call the call center, 866-690-9355, to register for childbirth classes. They are free for all clinic patients. 
  • Employees of St Agnes, please call the call center, 866-690-9355, when registering for childbirth classes. You are eligible for a 50% discount.

Class/Event Refund Policy: Contact SHELIA SHORT at 443-866-7960 or email 

Inclement Weather Policy: If a Weather Event/Snow Emergency Plan has been announced and is in effect in Baltimore, Howard County and /or Baltimore City, then classes will be cancelled. Please call 866-690-9355 to check on the class that you have scheduled for before coming to the hospital. 

Couples Enrollment Policy: Certain courses are designed for couples to attend. The fee charged for these courses applies to both persons as a unit, and both persons are required to attend. Discount and refund policies apply to both persons as a unit.